U.S. Navy Chaplain (Lt.) Eduardo Amora says a prayer during the graveside service for U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Julian Kevianne in Arlington National Cemetery’s Section 60, Arlington, Va., Aug. 3, 2017. Kevianne perished in a KC-130T Hercules crash in Mississippi July 10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Elizabeth Fraser/Arlington National Cemetery/released)
Chief of Chaplains of the U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Paul K. Hurley gives his remarks about the Medal of Honor to former Spc. 5 James C. McCloughan during the Medal of Honor Induction Ceremony at the Pentagon, in Arlington, Va., Aug. 1, 2017. McCloughan was awarded the Medal of Honor for distinguished actions as a […]
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis speaks at the induction of former Army Spc. 5 James C. McCloughan into the Pentagon’s Hall of Heroes, a day after McCloughan received the Medal of Honor for gallantry during the Vietnam War.
The 99th RSC held a Strong Bonds event July 21-23 in Pocono Manor, PA. Strong Bonds is a unit-based, chaplain-led program which assists commanders in building individual resiliency by strengthening the Army Family. The core mission of the Strong Bonds program is to increase individual Soldier and Family member readiness through relationship education and skills […]
President Donald J. Trump awards the Medal of Honor to former Army Spc. 5 James C. McCloughan, for conspicuous gallantry during the Vietnam War in a ceremony at the White House, July 31, 2017.
Former Specialist Five James C. McCloughan, U.S. Army, for conspicuous gallantry during the Vietnam War. McCloughan will receive the Medal of Honor for distinguished actions during 48 hours of close-combat fighting against enemy forces near Don Que, Vietnam, from May 13 to 15, 1969. McCloughan was serving with Company C, 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, […]
Chaplain (Brig. Gen.) Kenneth Brandt, Senior Army National Guard Chaplain & Deputy Chief of Chaplains, Army National Guard; speaks at the 242nd U.S. Army Chaplain Corp Anniversary ceremony at Chaplain’s Hill in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., July 28, 2017. A wreath was also laid at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier by Chaplain (Maj. […]
Chaplains, chaplain assistants, dog-faced Soldiers and their Families gathered at the Corkan Family Recreation Center on Fort Stewart, Georgia, to celebrate the U.S. Army Chaplain Corps’ birthday, July 28.
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Paul K. Hurley, the chief of chaplains, and Sgt. Maj. Ralph Martinez, the senior enlisted advisor of the Chaplain Corps, lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., July 28, 2017. The Chaplain Corps celebrated its 242nd birthday. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. […]
FORT RUCKER, Ala. — With more than 240 years in service, the U.S. Army Chaplain Corps is just as established as the Army itself and, like the Army, it exists to serve a purpose greater than self.